Emily T. Kluck, 85, Stevens Point, died Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, at Harmony Assisted Living in Stevens Point.
Private graveside services were held.
A memorial for St. Stanislaus Catholic Church will be established in her name.
Shuda Funeral Services of Stevens Point and Plover assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mrs. Kluck was born March 18, 1926, in the town of Sharon, a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Kiedrowski) Gierszewski. At the age of nine months she came to Stevens Point and was raised by her aunt and uncle, Joseph and Mary (Gierszewski) Fox.
She was married to Wesley Kluck on Sept. 16, 1944, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Stevens Point.
She worked at St. Michael’s Hospital and the Portage County Home before her career of 32 years at University Food Service. She was instrumental in arranging a pension plan for the University Food Service employees. After retirement she did volunteer work at St. Michael’s Hospital and the Portage County Home for about 10 years.
She has been a member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Stevens Point since 1944 and a Rosary Society member since 1946.
Survivors include her husband; one daughter, Corrine (Bob) Peck, Nevada; two sons, Norbert (Shirley), Mosinee, and Warren, Rosholt; one sister, Loretta Check, Rosholt; three brothers, Norbert Fox, Stevens Point, Alvin (Wanda) Gierszewski, New Berlin, and Myron (Helen) Gierszewski, Random Lake; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Audrey Pottruff; one sister, Theresa Yach; and two brothers, Alphonse and Stanley Gierszewski.